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Distribution path and Subregions of Italy (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Eurasia - Europe - South Europe - Italy
Subregions: Central Italy (Lazio, Marche, Tuscany, Umbria), Italy Islands (Sardinia, Sicily), North Italy (Northeast Italy, Northwest Italy), South Italy (Calabria, Campania)
Taxonomy for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Italy
Class
Italy
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 610 families, 9896 genera, 52435 species
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Subclass
Italy
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 605 families, 9871 genera, 52347 species
Tree
Infraclass
Italy
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 582 families, 9798 genera, 52093 species
Tree
Superorder
Italy
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 400 families, 7990 genera, 45549 species
Tree
Order
Italy
Diptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (True flies) - Systematics
 104 families, 1650 genera, 7779 species
Tree
Suborder
Italy
Brachycera (Macquart, 1834) (Short-horned flies)
 80 families, 1170 genera, 5494 species
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Families176    worldwide
Genera12.671    worldwide
Species179.256    worldwide
Common namesShort-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
German namesFliegen, Kurzhörner
Danish namesFluer
Finnish namesMuumiokotelokärpäset, Kärpäset
Norwegian namesLaverestående fluer
Swedish namesFlugor
AuthorMacquart, 1834
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, Kaukasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean, West American subregion)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands, Ross Dependency)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic, South Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental)

Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, Bering Sea, Bering Strait)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, North Sea)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Bay of Bengal)


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesBrachycera in bie.ala.org.au
Brachycera in faunaeur.org
Brachycera in itis.gov
Brachycera in dyntaxa.se
Brachycera in Wikipedia (English)
Infraorder
Italy
    Asilomorpha (Rohdendorf, 1961)
     12 families, 216 genera, 1428 species
Infraorder
Italy
    Muscomorpha (Woodley, 1989)
     62 families, 913 genera, 3839 species
Infraorder
Italy
    Stratiomyomorpha (Wood, 1990)
     4 families, 25 genera, 132 species
Infraorder
Italy
    Tabanomorpha (Hennig, 1948) (March Flies)
     1 family, 14 genera, 93 species
Infraorder
Italy
    Vermileonomorpha (Griffiths, 1994)
     1 family, 2 genera, 2 species

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Family overview for Brachycera (Short-horned flies) in Italy
Acartophthalmidae (Czerny, 1928) - 1 SpeciesAcartophthalmid flies
Acroceridae (Leach, 1815) - 15 SpeciesSpider flies
Agromyzidae (Fallen, 1823) - 288 SpeciesLeaf miner flies
Anthomyiidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 151 SpeciesAnthomyiid flies
Anthomyzidae (Czerny, 1903) - 6 SpeciesAnthomyzid flies
Asilidae (Latreille, 1802) - 213 SpeciesRobber flies
Asteiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 2 SpeciesAsteiid Flies
Athericidae (Stuckenberg, 1973) - 5 SpeciesWater snipe flies
Aulacigastridae (Wollaston, 1864) - 1 SpeciesSap flies
Bombyliidae (Latreille, 1802) - 383 SpeciesBee Flies
Brachystomatidae (Melander, 1908) - 7 Species
Braulidae (Egger, 1853) - 2 SpeciesBee lice
Calliphoridae (Brauer & Bergenstamm, 1889) - 79 SpeciesBlow flies
Camillidae (Frey, 1921) - 3 SpeciesCamillid flies
Canacidae (Jones, 1906) - 2 SpeciesSurge Flies
Carnidae (Newman, 1834) - 2 SpeciesFilth flies
Chamaemyiidae (Hendel, 1910) - 38 SpeciesSilver Flies
Chloropidae (Schoenherr, 1840) - 206 SpeciesEye flies
Chyromyidae (Hendel, 1916) - 3 SpeciesChiromyid flies
Clusiidae (Schönherr, 1840) - 3 SpeciesDruid Flies
Coelopidae (Hendel, 1910) - 2 SpeciesKelp Flies
Conopidae (Latreille, 1802) - 63 SpeciesThick-headed Flies
Cryptochetidae (Brues & Melander, 1932) - 1 SpeciesCryptochetid Flies
Curtonotidae (Duda, 1934) - 1 SpeciesQuasimodo flies
Diastatidae (Hendel, 1917) - 11 SpeciesBog flies
Dolichopodidae (Latreille, 1809) - 343 SpeciesLong-legged flies
Drosophilidae (Rondani, 1856) - 54 SpeciesFruit flies
Dryomyzidae (Schiner, 1862) - 5 SpeciesDryomyzid flies
Empididae (Latreille, 1809) - 293 SpeciesDance Flies
Ephydridae (Zetterstedt, 1837) - 208 SpeciesBrine fly
Fanniidae (Schnabl & Dziezicki, 1911) - 36 SpeciesLittle house flies
Heteromyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 52 SpeciesHeleomyzid flies
Hippoboscidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 18 SpeciesLouse Flies
Hybotidae (Meigen, 1820) - 135 SpeciesHybotid flies
Lauxaniidae (Macquart, 1835) - 73 SpeciesLauxaniid flies
Lonchaeidae (Loew, 1861) - 25 SpeciesLonchaeid Flies
Lonchopteridae (Curtis, 1839) - 5 SpeciesSpear-winged flies
Megamerinidae (Hendel, 1913) - 1 Species
Micropezidae (Illiger, 1798) - 8 SpeciesStilt Flies
Milichiidae (Schiner, 1862) - 10 SpeciesFilth flies
Muscidae (Latreille, 1802) - 292 SpeciesHouse flies
Mydidae (Bezzi, 1903) - 3 SpeciesMydas flies
Mythicomyiidae (Melander, 1902) - 19 SpeciesMicro Bee Flies
Nemestrinidae (Macquart, 1834) - 1 SpeciesTangle-veined flies
Nycteribiidae (Samouelle, 1819) - 10 SpeciesWingless Bat Flies
Odiniidae (Hendel, 1920) - 4 SpeciesOdiniid flies
Oestridae (Leach, 1815) - 16 SpeciesBot flies
Opetiidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesFlat-footed flies
Opomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 12 SpeciesOpomyzid flies
Pallopteridae (Loew, 1862) - 17 SpeciesFlutter flies
Periscelididae (Oldenberg, 1914) - 2 SpeciesPeriscelidid Flies
Phaeomyiidae (Verbeke, 1950) - 3 SpeciesSnail-killing flies
Phoridae (Curtis, 1833) - 111 SpeciesScuttle Flies
Piophilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 8 SpeciesSkipper Flies
Pipunculidae (Walker, 1834) - 68 SpeciesBig-headed Flies
Platypezidae (Fallen, 1815) - 18 SpeciesSmoke Flies
Platystomatidae (Schiner, 1862) - 17 SpeciesSignal flies
Psilidae (Macquart, 1835) - 48 SpeciesRust flies
Pulicidae (Billberg, 1820) - 12 SpeciesCommon fleas
Pyrgotidae (Schiner, 1868) - 1 SpeciesPyrgotid Flies
Rhagionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 47 SpeciesSnipe flies
Rhinophoridae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1863) - 16 SpeciesWoodlouse flies
Sarcophagidae (Macquart, 1834) - 196 SpeciesFlesh flies
Scathophagidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 20 SpeciesDung flies
Scenopinidae (Burmeister, 1835) - 5 SpeciesWindow Flies
Sciomyzidae (Fallen, 1820) - 88 SpeciesMarsh Flies
Sepsidae (Walker, 1833) - 33 SpeciesBlack scavenger flies
Sphaeroceridae (Macquart, 1835) - 115 SpeciesLesser corpse flies
Stratiomyidae (Latreille, 1802) - 78 SpeciesSoldier flies
Streblidae (Kolenati, 1863) - 6 SpeciesBat flies
Syrphidae (Latreille, 1802) - 552 SpeciesRat-tailed Maggots
Tabanidae (Latreille, 1802) - 93 SpeciesHorse-fly
Tachinidae (Robineau-desvoidy, 1830) - 571 SpeciesTachinid Flies
Tanypezidae (Rondani, 1856) - 1 SpeciesTanypezid flies
Tephritidae (Newman, 1834) - 159 SpeciesPeacock flies
Tethinidae (Hendel, 1916) - 16 SpeciesTethinid flies
Therevidae (Newman, 1834) - 11 SpeciesTherevids
Ulidiidae (Macquart, 1835) - 66 SpeciesPicture-winged Flies
Vermileonidae (Williston, 1886) - 2 SpeciesWormlions
Xylomyidae (Verrall, 1901) - 2 SpeciesWood soldier flies
80 Families with 5494 Species in Italy
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderDiptera
True flies, Mosquitoes, Gnats, Flies
SuborderBrachycera
Short-horned flies, Muscoid flies, Circular-seamed flies, Flies
AuthorMacquart, 1834
 
Synonyms
Chloropoidea
Drosophiloidea
Lauxanididea
Micropezoidea
Milichioidea
Nothyboidea
Pallopteroidea

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